TIWARY, SHRI MADAN, Janata, (Madhya Pradesh—Rajnandgaon—1977): s. of Shri Harkhu Prasad Tiwary; b. at Village Pinkapar, Durg District, March 26, 1923; undermatric; unmarried; Political and Social Worker; previously associated with Forward Bloc, Praja Socialist Party, Samyukta Socialist Party and Socialist Party; Secretary, Madhya Pradesh Forward Bloc, 1951-52; Member, State Executive Committee, Praja Socialist Party, Samyukta Socialist Party and Socialist Party, 1957—77; Secretary, Parliamentary Board, State Socialist Party, 1974—77; Secretary, (i) Madhya Pradesh Textile Workers Federation, 1949—54. (ii) Mill Mazdoor Sangh Lal Jhanda, 1946—62 and its Chairman from 1972 to June 1977; Chairman (i) Zila Kisan, Sangh Rajnandgaon since 1972, (ii) Cement Kamgar Sangh, Ganj-Hamal and Napaiya Sangh, Rajnandgaon District, (iii) Chattisgarh Khodan Mazdoor Sangh, Dalli Rajhara 1970—75, (iv) Janata Bhilai Ispaat Mazdoor Sangathan, Bhilai since June 1977; Deputy chairman, All India Hind Mazdoor Panchayat, 1977; Chairman, Madhya Pradesh, Hind Mazdoor Panchayat 1977; Member, Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly, 1962—72.
Social activities: Uplift of Adivasis, Harijans, backward minorities and women, prohibition campaign in the rural areas, cooperative organisation and encouraging work for the construction of wells, school buildings, roads and small dams.
Favourite pastime and recreation: Remaining busy in mass movement.
Special interests: Politics, diplomacy and service to the people.
Permanent address: Janata Party Office, Rajnandgaon, Madhya Pradesh.